Busy day today – my apologies for not having a more thorough post but more to come tomorrow.
BREAKING NEWS: It is still raining. The Bronx River is still flooding.
In all seriousness, Siena College released a poll today that queried New York residents about their feelings on the economic climate. Some snippets:
- 50% of those polled said the country’s best economic days have passed it by (up from 47% who shared that sentiment in 2010 and 45% in 2009).
- 64% believe government is not helping the nation’s economy.
- 56% have withdrawn money from savings or retirement funds to meet daily expenses since 2007.
- 30% said they lost a job during the past four years.
Check back in the a.m. for some analysis!